Today, Bishop Michael F. Burbidge has issued a pastoral letter entitled, "Our Cathedral and Renewed Devotion to the Holy Name of Jesus." CLICK HERE to read the full letter.
A more formal version, and Spanish translation, will be provided in the near future.
In this pastoral letter, Bishop Burbidge addresses this history of the Catholic Church in North Carolina, pointing to the rich faith of those who have come before us, building the Diocese spiritually and physically. He looks to the Church's ongoing devotion to the Holy Name of Jesus and depicts how the Holy Name of Our Lord has inspired art. He concludes with a call for the faithful in the Diocese of Raleigh to a greater and continued respect and reverence when using God's Holy Name.